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A year into my private practice, I decided I wanted to invest in a business coach.  I was still working part-time at a School as the School’s social worker.  My solo practice wasn’t brining in a lot of revenue at the time, but I knew I wanted to grow my practice and I...

Masterminds have changed the way I run my practice and how I set goals for my future.  I believe that every therapist should be a part of a Mastermind if they want their practice to be successful and personally fulfilling.  Masterminds are not peer or clinical supervis...

In March 2017, I attended an event in the Philippines. Going to the Philippines was like traveling across the world (16-hours flying)! But it was worth it. It was the 2017 edition of Chris Drucker’s Tropical Think Tank. When I told others that I was going to the Philip...

It’s Cyber Monday!! I want to make sure that while you are surfing online for this year’s holiday gifts for your loved ones, you don’t forget to treat yourself too. I know that I love buying new books for myself and my practice.  I recently finished reading these three...

The Muse headband was one of the first tools I ordered when I opened my private practice.  I wanted to have something to offer my clients when we discussed mindfulness and meditation practice.  Many times when I talk about a meditation practice with clients, they will...

Adult Children of Alcoholics written by Janet Geringer Wolitiz, Ed.D is what I consider to be an "oldie but a goodie".  I have read this book several times over the years and find that it is a very accurate and thought-provoking book despite being published in the 90’s...

Starting your own private practice can be overwhelming and intimidating. It may be a dream of yours. Having your own office space, seeing clients when you want and really being able to dive deep into the therapeutic work you are always wishing you had more time for.Pri...

By John Lee Dumas

This book is a resource that you can use personally in your practice or as a tool for clients. I found it very useful for clients that have a goal but need some structure so that they can accomplish them. It has been useful for client to bring the jour...

I am sure that you have heard the phrase, you can’t be everything to everyone.  This is definitely the case when you are a therapist.  It’s a fact, you can’t be the best therapist for everyone.  You can be the best therapist for a niche or clientele.  Identifying...

By Laura Erickson-Schroth, MD, MA

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